Hempstead has a general population of 56,554 and an overall student population of 13,507. Approximately 12,068 of Hempstead's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Hempstead, by student population, is Hofstra University. In 2010, Hofstra University graduated approximately 60 students with credentials in education.
A reported 467 students graduated with credentials in education in Hempstead in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,130 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
If you plan on staying in Hempstead after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Hempstead, which is the most popular education profession, are average. There were 101,720 education professionals working in New York and 14,580 working in the greater Hempstead area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 10% in Hempstead. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Hempstead, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,640 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.